Episcopal Church Donates Preventive Materials To C. H. Rennie Hospital
By Dougba K. McCay-In Margibi
In an effort to stop the spread of the deadly Ebola virus in the county, the Episcopal Church of Liberia in conjunction with the Episcopal Relief Development Organization in New York, United States of America on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 handed over some preventive materials to the C. H. Rennie Hospital in Margibi County for the use in the fight against the deadly Ebola virus in the county.
The donation included twenty-six Ebola buckets, 20 bags of rice, five cartons of Argo oil, PPE, among others.
Making the donation at the C. H. Rennie Hospital in Kakata, Margibi County, the Chairman of Planning and Development on the Board of the Episcopal Church of Liberia, Dr. Roosevelt G. Jay Jay said, this is the Church’s way of identifying with the C. H. Rennie Hospital and the Government of Liberia in order to fight against the deadly Ebola virus in the county and Liberia.
According to him, the Church is donating the preventive materials and food within the fifteen counties of Liberia that are hard hit by this deadly Ebola virus.
Dr. Jay Jay said the value of the materials cost over 7,000 United States dollars.
Accepting the donation on behalf of the C. H. Rennie Hospital in Kakata, the acting County Health Officer of the Hospital, Dr. Adolphus T. Yeiah, thanked the Episcopal Church of Liberia and the Episcopal Relief Development Organization in New York in the United States of America.
Dr. Yeiah maintained that the materials will be used for its intended purpose.